The Royal Festival Hall is closed from 6pm on Monday 27 November until the morning of Wednesday 29 November.

Online booking will be suspended from 9:30am on Wed 29 Nov until tickets for James Acaster: Hecklers Welcome go on sale at 10am.

We are expecting high volumes of traffic, and you may experience queuing for tickets.

Saved events

    Winter Festival

    28 Oct 2023 – 7 Jan 2024

    Christmas chalets by the River Thames

    Our Winter Festival returns, sprinkling magic across our site

    Come together this winter for spellbinding shows, glorious music and choirs, luminous art, festive family fun and our wondrous Winter Market and pop-ups.

    Southbank Centre Shop display at Christmas including Christmas book, chocolate and decorations.
    Gabrielle Cooper
    Christmas collection

    Find the perfect Christmas gifts – and do your bit to support the arts – by visiting our shop this season.